Daily 49er

Cal State Long Beach Student Health Services advocates fee increase for students

Michaela Kwoka-Coleman, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016

Filed under ASI, Campus, News, Today

ASI discussed a proposal to increase the Student Health Service fee to $150 per year at its meeting Wednesday night. The fee increase proposal was presented by the Director of Student Health Services Mary Ann Takemoto to the ASI Senate. Currently, students pay a health service fee of $90 per academic year. Students also pay an additional facility fee of $6 per academic year. Cal State Long Beach has the lowest health se...

49er Shops Grad Fair seeks to help students graduate next week

Abdiel Bustillo, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, News, Today

With graduation fast approaching, seniors may find themselves uncertain about the particulars concerning graduation. The 49er Shops is inviting all graduating seniors to the 2016 Grad Fair at the University Bookstore March 8 -10 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. “Students can learn about their individual commencement ceremonies, the graduation registration process, and post-grad educational and job opportunities,” 49er Sho...

LBPD drops sexual assault investigation, CSULB looks into ‘unsafe conditions’

LBPD drops sexual assault investigation, CSULB looks into ‘unsafe conditions’

Valerie Osier, Ariana Sawyer, and Collin James

March 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, Long Beach, News, Showcase, Today

The Long Beach Police Department said Tuesday that it has dropped the investigation of a sexual assault that was initially reported to have taken place at the Kappa Sigma house during a Valentine’s Da...

Crime Blotter

Matt Simon, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, Crime, News, Today

Student with knife Officers received a call from an instructor in the psychology building who felt threatened by a 20-year-old male student who displayed a pocket knife in class Feb. 25. The University Police turned the case over to the Long Beach Police Department due to a conflict of interest. The student is related to someone in the police department, according to University Police.   Thou shalt not speak to me ...

Relationship life hacks: TED Talk style

Taryn Sauer, Staff Writer

March 2, 2016

Filed under Campus, Events, News, Today

Whether it is the beginning of a romantic relationship or the fifth year of a friendship that has begun to show its wares, relationships are complex and learning how to address them early on is key to promoting a healthy lifestyle, according to the Women’s And Gender Equity Center. The WGEC will host a “Let’s Talk Relationships” presentation in the University Student Union ballroom today from 6-8 p.m. While...

‘Fight for Five’ gets the democratic vote

‘Fight for Five’ gets the democratic vote

Taryn Sauer, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, News, Today

The Fight for Five secured support from 3,200 delegates of the California Democratic party Sunday, who voted to endorse the California Faculty Association’s “Fight for Five” campaign in the negotia...

Nominees needed for Annual Advancement of Women Awards

Jason Enns, Staff Writer

February 29, 2016

Filed under Campus, News, Today

Want to recognize someone for making strides in the advancement of women on campus? Nominate them. The President's Commission on the Status of Women at Cal State Long Beach is asking for nominations for the 14th Annual Advancement of Women Awards. “PCSW awards are an important opportunity to recognize the daily work done by individuals and a community organization that support the advancement of women,” award committee c...

CFA: What to expect if CSULB professors strike

CFA: What to expect if CSULB professors strike

Taryn Sauer, Staff Writer

February 28, 2016

Filed under Campus, CSU, Long Beach, News, Today

In the event of the looming California Faculty Association strike, Cal State Long Beach says the campus will operate as usual; the CFA says the campus will be completely vacant; students say they still...